The White Swan Express

People, Identity & Culture
Author(s):
Elaine M. Aoki, Jean Davies Okimoto
Illustrator(s):
Meilo So
Age Group:
4-8
Publisher:
Clarion Books
ISBN:
978-0618164530
Year:
People, Identity & Culture

In China, the moon shines on four baby girls, fast asleep in an orphanage. Far away in North America, the sun rises over four homes as the people who live there get ready to start a long, exciting journey. This story of people who travel to China to be united with their daughters describes the adoption process step by step and the anxiety, suspense and delight of becoming a family.

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Under My Hijab

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As a young girl observes six very different women in her life who each wear the hijab in a unique way, she also dreams of the rich possibilities of her own future, and how she will express her own personality through her hijab.

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